About Dianne Wiest
It has been announced that the total amount of the current Dianne Wiest net worth reaches 50 thousand dollars. She has earned her whole net worth because of her career as an actress. In 1986 she appeared in the film called “Hannah and Her Sisters” by Woody Allen. In 1994 she appeared in another Woody Allen’s movie called “Bullets over Broadway”. For her work in both of these films Dianne Wiest was awarded with an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Dianne Wiest kept working with Woody Allen as she appeared in three more of his films, those being “Radio Days”, “September” and “The Purple Rose of Cairo”. Thus, her work with him has also added up to the overall size of Dianne Wiest net worth.
Dianne Wiest got a starring role in “Parenthood” and for her work in it she was nominated for an Oscar award for the third time. Dianne Wiest was also nominated for a BAFTA Award and got two SAGA awards. Other films in which she has appeared include “Footloose”, “Bright lights, Big city”, “The Lost Boys”, “Edward Scissorhands”, “Little Man Tate”, “Synecdoche, New York”, “The Birdcage”, “Rabbit Hole” and “Dan in Real Life”.
In addition to her work in films, Dianne Wiest has also appeared in many TV productions. For her work on TV, Dianne Wiest is a winner of two Primetime Emmy Awards.
The actress was born in 1948 in Kansas City, Missouri. Her mother was from Scotland and she was working as a nurse, whereas her father was a college dean. Dianne Wiest was raised with her two brothers. Initially, Dianne Wiest dreamt of becoming a ballerina and only later she decided to switch to acting and appeared in numerous theatrical productions. In 1969 she became a graduate of the University of Maryland, from which she earned her degree in Arts and Sciences.
She became well known for her stage work. Some theatrical productions in which she appeared include “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”, “The Dybbuk”, “The Lower Depths”, “Frankenstein”, “Othello”, “The Seagull” and many others. Therefore, her stage work was an initial source of her fame. Later, she transitioned to film and TV work, which added up a lot of revenues to the overall size of Dianne Wiest net worth. The most recent films in which she has appeared include “The Odd Life of Timothy Green”, “Sisters”, “The Humbling” and “Five Nights in Maine”.